Facilities Leadership Team
The divisions of Facilities are responsible for construction, improvement and maintenance of all HCDE properties to ensure safe and effective environments for staff and students. Additionally, the team includes Choice Partners, a national vendor cooperative, offering quality legal procurement and contract solutions that save time and money for school districts and other governmental entities and Records Management Services, offering storage, destruction, digitization of all classes of records in accordance with the State of Texas Local Governmental Records Act of 1989
Director of Construction
Joe Carreon is the director of Construction at HCDE. Carreon holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications with a minor in Political Science and a Bachelor of Science in Engineer Technology - Structural Analysis & Design. Before joining HCDE in 2018, Carreon worked with the Houston Housing Authority where he managed the following projects: an $800,000 Community Park in 5th Ward; an $8M Rehabilitation of HHA Office Building; and a $23M Affordable Housing- Multifamily. He has more than 10 years of construction management experience, including his own small construction business. His professional affiliations include US Army Veteran and Houston Livestock & Rodeo Western Arts Committee Member.
Director of Records Management
Curtis W. Davis is the director of Records Management Services at HCDE. Davis holds an associate's degree in accounting from Massey Business College. Before joining HCDE in 2002, he worked as an accounts manager at Iron Mountain Records & Information Management. His achievements include employee of the year at Iron Mountain in 1991. He is a member of the Association of Records Managers and is certified through the Health Insurance and Portability Act.
Director of Choice Partners Cooperative
Jeffrey Drury is the director of Choice Partners cooperative at HCDE. Drury holds a bachelor’s degree in industrial distribution from Texas A&M University and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of St. Thomas. Before joining HCDE in 2015, Drury had 20-plus years of sales, marketing and management experience in facility-related areas. His achievements and accomplishments include serving as supervising senior auditor for a corporate internal audit team of a Fortune 50 company. His professional affiliations include the National Council on Qualifications for the Lighting Professions.
Director of Maintenance
John Prestigiacomo is the director of maintenance and operations for HCDE. Prestigiacomo graduated from University of Texas in Austin with a communications degree in radio, television and film, and began his career working for a startup television network for two years. In 2003, Prestigiacomo joined the HCDE maintenance department as a maintenance worker for several years before being promoted to director of maintenance in 2017. Prestigiacomo’s professional affiliations include the Texas Association of School Business Officials and the Texas Energy Managers Association.